Gilbert and Sullivan
Gilbert and Sullivan Gilbert and Sullivan William Schwenk Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan, who collaborated on a number of light operas. See {Gilbert}. [PJC]

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  • Gilbert and Sullivan — refers to the Victorian era partnership of librettist W. S. Gilbert (1836–1911) and composer Arthur Sullivan (1842–1900). Together, they wrote fourteen comic operas between 1871 and 1896, of which H.M.S. Pinafore , The Pirates of Penzance , and… …   Wikipedia

  • International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival — The International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival is held every summer at the Opera House in Buxton, Derbyshire. The Festival attracts thousands of visitors, including performers, supporters, and G S enthusiasts from all around the world. It was… …   Wikipedia

  • Gilbert O'Sullivan — Infobox Musical artist Name = Gilbert O Sullivan Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Raymond Edward O Sullivan Alias = Born = birth date and age|1946|12|1 Waterford, County Waterford Died = Origin = Swindon,… …   Wikipedia

  • Gilbert — prop. n. William Schwenk Gilbert, an English dramatist born at London Nov. 18, 1836. He is most famous for his collaborations with Sir Arthur Sullivan on a number of humorous light operas which are known as Gilbert and Sullivan Operas . His first …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gilbert Price — (1942 1991) was an American singer (baritone) and actor. Price was one of Langston Hughes s protégés; his first starring role was in Hughes s Jericho Jim Crow (1964), for which he won a Theatre World Award. infobox actor birthdate=birth… …   Wikipedia

  • Sullivan brothers — For the fictional characters, Damien and Anthony Sullivan, see The Dead (Higson novel). The brothers on board the USS Juneau; from left to right: Joseph, Francis, Albert, Madison and George Sullivan The Sullivan brothers were five siblings who… …   Wikipedia

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  • Arthur Sullivan — This article is about the composer. For the Australian soldier decorated with the VC, see Arthur Percy Sullivan. Arthur …   Wikipedia

  • Cox and Box — Not to be confused with Box and Cox. Playbill for the 1869 production at the Royal Gallery of Illustration Cox and Box; or, The Long Lost Brothers, is a one act comic opera with a libretto by F. C. Burnand and music by Arthur Sullivan, based on… …   Wikipedia

  • William Gilbert (author) — William Gilbert, (20 May 1804 ndash;3 January 1890) was a British novelist and Royal Navy surgeon, and the author of novels, biographies, histories and several popular fantasy stories, mostly in the 1860s and 1870s. He is perhaps best remembered …   Wikipedia

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